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Sherrod Brown: Everything You Need to Know
Name: Sherrod Campbell Brown Party: Democrat Date of Birth: Nov. 9, 1952 Age: 63 What He Does Now: U.S. Senator from Ohio What He Used to Do: Before being elected to the Senate in 2006, Brown served in the House of Representatives from 1993 to 2006. Prior to that he was Ohio’s secretary of state
After the Sprinters, Jamaica Seeking Track and Field Depth
Jamaica's sprinters are obviously elite, but the tiny nation is still a long way from that level in other track and field events
Democrat vs. Democrat: Anger Rising at DNC
The tone verging on violence as the crowd shouts boos over email hacking scandal, with the wrath of Sanders supporters rising, with chants of "lock her up."
Usain Bolt withdraws from trials with hamstring injury, still hopes to make Olympics
KINGSTON, Jamaica -- Usain Bolt's Olympic quest is in question after the sprint superstar left his country's national championships with a hamstring injury shortly before he was going to run the 100-meter final Friday night. Bolt said he was diagnosed with a grade 1 hamstring tear -- the most mild
The Note: Hillary Clinton Confronts ‘Stubborn’ Facts
NOTABLES --CLINTON JOKES ABOUT WIPING EMAIL SERVER ‘WITH A CLOTH OR SOMETHING’: Hillary Clinton joked to reporters Tuesday in Las Vegas about whether she "wiped" her email server clean before giving it to the FBI. “What? Like with a cloth or something?” she asked, then laughed. “I don’t know how it
Congress Has Left The Building. Now What?
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES OBAMA WEIGHING EXECUTIVE ACTION ON IMMIGRATION: With Congress unable to reach an agreement on how to address the nation’s immigration dilemma, President Obama is studying a range of actions that he could take to ease the humanitarian crisis at the...
The Note: Through A PRISM Darkly
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES SPIES LIKE US: The National Security Agency and the Federal Bureau of Investigation have been tapping into the servers of major Internet companies to collect audio, video, photographs, e-mails and other documents under a program code-named PRISM, ...
Not Obama's First 'Rodeo' (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES CASHING IN: Just five months after winning re-election, President Obama is shaking the money tree in California, kicking off his effort to boost the Democratic Party’s coffers ahead of the 2014 midterm elections, ABC’s MARY BRUCE notes. Obama lent ...
Firing Lines: Dems Grab Post-Vote Momentum, Legislative Hiccups Aside
Something in the psychic energy of Washington appears to have changed with the passage of health care reform. The scattered instances of threatened violence only underscore the messy part of being in opposition to something that’s now the law of the land.
The Arena: New Strategies Looking Like Old Strategies
It’s just a signature. But it comes with a price, for all involved -- and, for once, you don’t need the Congressional Budget Office to provide an estimate.